<p dir="ltr">We have one in the pile at the lab.</p>
<div class="gmail_quote">On Oct 31, 2013 8:14 AM, "Nate Hill" <<a href="mailto:nathanielhill@gmail.com">nathanielhill@gmail.com</a>> wrote:<br type="attribution"><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">
<div dir="ltr">This is fun... years ago I gutted an Olympic television set and put contemporary innards in it.  It used to be so easy to find these old console TV sets, it has gotten harder...</div><div class="gmail_extra">

<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 7:42 AM, Tim Youngblood <span dir="ltr"><<a href="mailto:timyoungblood@gmail.com" target="_blank">timyoungblood@gmail.com</a>></span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">

<div dir="ltr">I really dig this, Phil. We are finally accelerating our projects now that the space is at critical mass (ie. working woodshop, metalshop, etc.).<div class="gmail_extra"><br></div><div class="gmail_extra">
We already have some revenue on the map for OpenDesk.org peices. We are listed on FabHub as a CNC and 3DP resource for local production.</div>


<div class="gmail_extra"><br></div><div class="gmail_extra">If anyone has a retro TV, let us know. I especially like the bookshelf/library ones. Very poignant. I could see a piece in the 4th floor as easily on permanent residence at Chattlab to hold our maker related library.</div>



<div class="gmail_extra"><br></div><div class="gmail_extra">Thanks!</div><div class="gmail_extra">Tim<br><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div><div>
On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 5:57 PM, Phil Shapiro <span dir="ltr"><<a href="mailto:pshapiro@his.com" target="_blank">pshapiro@his.com</a>></span> wrote:<br></div></div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">

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<div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,new york,times,serif"><br>   Makerspace are about ingenuity, so it would be sure interesting to use that ingenuity to help in funding the space.<div><br></div><div>    For example, check out this nice dog pet bed made from an older television cabinet.</div>




<div><br></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><a href="http://tinyurl.com/lprtcc6" target="_blank">http://tinyurl.com/lprtcc6</a></span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br>




</span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">     (scroll down)</span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br>




</span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">        This kind of thing could sell for $75 or more. True, it takes some real labor to remove and dispose of</span></div>




<div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">the television guts -- not to mention picking up the cabinets from donors. </span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br>




</span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">           Just wanted to share the idea, though. This kind of thing makes for an easy newspaper</span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">article topic -- and the newspaper article exposure could boost the makerspace, too.</span></div>




<div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br></span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">                 phil</span></div>




<div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br></span></div><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">btw, there's a neat open source subtheme to these kinds of conversions.  People might</span></div>




<div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">ask, "What else can I convert to new uses?"  -- and the obvious answer is -- Windows and Intel Mac computers to Linux.</span></div>




<span><font color="#888888"><div><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br></span></div><div><b style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br>




</b></div><div><b style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">  </b></div><div>-- <br><div><span name="x"></span>Phil Shapiro, <a href="mailto:pshapiro@his.com" target="_blank">pshapiro@his.com</a><br>




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